Charlotte, NC (October 16, 2020) – Around 8:10 p.m. on Friday, October 16, a hit-and-run crash occurred at an intersection in Charlotte.
Though few details have been released concerning the accident, police claim that the accident happened between two vehicles at Monroe Road and Idlewild Road. It is believed that one vehicle collided with another and then fled the scene of the accident. The vehicle that remained at the scene was badly damaged.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to assist at the scene of the crash. One or more victims were injured and were hospitalized as a result of the accident.
The intersection was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Hit-and-run accidents are among the most severe collisions that occur in the state of North Carolina due to the fact that they involve a driver who flees the scene of an accident. This means that somebody who has been severely injured could be left behind to suffer on their own. Nobody is ever prepared to become injured in an accident with a reckless party who does not remain at the scene. If this has happened to you, it is important that you seek the skilled help of an attorney who has handled claims like these in the past and will stand by your side.
North Carolina car accidents happen every day due to a variety of reasons. Some of the most common causes of hit-and-run accidents include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. If you have suffered losses as a result of a hit-and-run accident, it is important that you have an attorney by your side who can protect your rights and provide you with options that can help you through these difficult times. Speaking with a personal injury attorney is one of the best decisions that you can make after a car accident.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA, our accident attorneys will aggressively fight to protect your rights after you have been injured in a collision that is not your fault. We will stand by your side and ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for losses such as medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 so that you can get started on your claim.
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